Car rentals in Laguna Hills: All you need to know
A Laguna Hills car rental gives you the opportunity to go where you want, when you want. You'll be able to check out all the sights, and even find out what the rest of California has to offer. We've collected the most popular questions about renting a car in Laguna Hills. Find out which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
Where do I get a bargain rental car in Laguna Hills?
You're on your way to locating the best deal on your car rental with us. However, to increase your savings on your trip to Laguna Hills you can do a few things. Make sure to:
- Compare vehicle pricing before you book
- Avoid airport pick-ups or drop-offs, which typically cost more
- Know ahead of time the amount of mileage/fuel you may use
- Search and reserve in advance
Just following even a few of these tips can help you save big on your Laguna Hills rental car.
What rental companies have retailers in Laguna Hills?
From budget-friendly brands like Fox and Budget to global names like Avis and Enterprise, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Read through the online reviews to get an idea of which is best for your next trip.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Laguna Hills?
That all depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Laguna Hills. If you're having difficulty deciding, make sure to look over our table below. We've compared the most popular vehicle categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Premium||If you really want to treat yourself on your vacation to Laguna Hills||Infiniti, Mercedes Benz, or similar|
|SUV or Minivan||Families with plenty of luggage and a need for space||Chrysler Pacifica, Dodge Grand Caravan, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those that want a quiet and comfortable ride with terrific miles per gallon||BMW i3, Kia Optima, or similar|
What age do you have to be to rent a car in Laguna Hills?
Normally, to rent a car in Laguna Hills you must be at least 21. But, there might be an additional fee if you are under 25 or for larger or higher category cars. Read through the terms to discover what any additional fees is before you book your vehicle.
Do I need insurance to rent a car in Laguna Hills?
Almost all countries require the driver to have insurance. You may be able to pay for interim coverage with the rental car supplier. Otherwise, as a U.S. citizen, you can also add on Collision Damage Coverage with CarRentals.com at checkout. Many major card issuers, like Visa or American Express, give some coverage; but, there are usually restrictions. For example, you may not be covered if you book a luxury or larger vehicle. Check the policy before you decide.
What is the difference between all the fuel policies?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will need to find an open gas station near the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||You'll have a full tank when you pick up your automobile. You can use as much fuel as you want and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off at the end of your rental period. As long as you replace the fuel before returning the car, you won't face any extra fees||You only need to replace the fuel you used. Used a quarter of a tank? Then you just fill it back up to full. You won't need to pay for any gas you didn't use. You can fill up at any station you want and you'll only pay service fees if you don't fill up the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You pay for a full tank when you pick the car up and bring the car back with the tank empty. Some providers provide a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to check with them beforehand||You won't have to search for a gas station before you bring back the car||You usually pay more for a tank upfront then you would going to a nearby gas station|
|Empty to empty||You will not have a full tank of fuel when you collect the vehicle, and you won't have to refill the gas when you bring the car back||You refill your tank yourself, so you can shop around for the cheapest local prices||You'll need to find a gas station shortly after you collect the car|
What fuel policy should I get?
We usually advise that customers choose the full-to-full policy. This policy is the most straightforward, and you simply top off the tank before you bring it back.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Laguna Hills?
Unlimited miles is a good option if you plan to do a little sightseeing or visit several customers all over Laguna Hills. You can cruise wherever you want and not incur extra charges. Go over your policy to see if there are mileage limitations.
Before you drive off
Before you get going on your Laguna Hills trip, be sure you check out a few things prior to leaving the lot. It's worth the time to:
- Inspect your car and determine if there is any dents or scrapes. Be sure to make note of it on the paperwork, or you may get charged for it
- Make you have a properly inflated spare tire, lug wrench, and jack in the trunk
- Get familiar with the controls of your car. Adjust the mirrors and seats to your liking, and figure out how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
- Get comfortable operating the entertainment and GPS (if available). You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Laguna Hills rental car today
You know you can depend on a wonderful vehicle that will leave you with extra money to spare when you reserve your car rental with CarRentals.com. Cash in on cheap deals on your impeccable Laguna Hills rental car when you book with CarRentals.com. See you on the road.